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Year : 2004  |  Volume : 41  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 135--137

Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma arising from a multicentric mixed variant of Castleman俟Q製 disease

I Venizelos1, D Tamiolakis2, C Simopoulos3, S Nikolaidou2, S Barbagadaki2, M Lambropoulou4, G Alexiadis4, P Boglou4, Nikolas Papadopoulos4 
1 Department of Pathology, Ippokration Hospital of Salonica, Greece
2 Department of Cytology, General Hospital of Chania, Greece
3 Department of Experimental Surgery, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
4 Department of Histology - Embryology, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece

Correspondence Address:
Nikolas Papadopoulos
Department of Histology - Embryology, Democritus University of Thrace
Greece

This case report describes a patient with multicentric mixed type Castleman俟Q製 disease and concomitant non-Hodgkin俟Q製 lymphoma of diffuse large B cell type in the neck. Multicentric CD is a systemic illness with disseminated lymphadenopathy; its aggressive and usually fatal course is associated with infectious complications and risk for malignant tumors, such as lymphoma or Kaposi sarcoma.


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Venizelos I, Tamiolakis D, Simopoulos C, Nikolaidou S, Barbagadaki S, Lambropoulou M, Alexiadis G, Boglou P, Papadopoulos N. Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma arising from a multicentric mixed variant of Castleman's disease.Indian J Cancer 2004;41:135-137


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Venizelos I, Tamiolakis D, Simopoulos C, Nikolaidou S, Barbagadaki S, Lambropoulou M, Alexiadis G, Boglou P, Papadopoulos N. Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma arising from a multicentric mixed variant of Castleman's disease. Indian J Cancer [serial online] 2004 [cited 2020 Feb 26 ];41:135-137
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